This page contains links to abstracts of papers and sources for data referenced in the TIF procedure for reflux brochure.

1. Prevalence/incidence: Chen, KY, et. al.; Am J Med Sci. 2009 Dec;338(6):453-8.
2. Utilization: National Hospital Discharge Survey, National Hospital Ambulatory Medical Care Survey
EGS has purchased this database to evaluate current treatment protocols as episodes of care in healthcare system.

3. Subramanian, CR and Triadafilopoulos G; Gastroenterol. Rep. (2015) 3 (1): 4153.
4. Data on file at EGS. Please request current released version of Executive Summary NP02422-01
5. Galmiche, et al. (LOTUS 5-yr) JAMA. 2011 May 18;305(19):1969-77.
6. Trad, et al; Surg Innov. 2018 Feb [Epub ahead of print] (TEMPO 5 year)
7. Barnes, et al. Surg Innov. 2011 Jun;18(2):119-29.
8. Bell, RCW, Freeman K; Surg Endosc. 2011 Jun; 25(6):1975-84.
9. Ihde GM, et al; Am J Surg. 2011 Dec; 202(6):740-7.
10. Trad, et al; Surg Endosc. 2012 Mar; 26(3):650-60.
11. Petersen RP, et al; Surg Endosc. 2012 Apr; 26(4):1021-7.
12. Bell et al. Am Surg. 2014 Nov;80(11):1093-105. (TIF Registry 24-mo)
13. Hunter, et al. Gastroenterology. 2015 Feb;148(1):324-33. (RESPECT 6 –mo)
14. Testoni PA, et al; Surg Endosc. 2015 Sep;29(9):2770-80.
15. Kahrilas et al. Abstract ACG 2015. (RESPECT 12-mo) [Request poster from EGS]
16. Håkansson, B et al; Aliment Pharmacol Ther. 2015 Dec;42(11-12):1261-70.
17. Stefanidis G, et al; Dis Esophagus. 2017 Feb 1;30(3):1-8.
18. Ebright MI,et al. Innovations (Phila). 2017 May/Jun;12(3):180-185.
19. Janu, Mavrelis, et al; Abstract ACG 2017. (Concomitant 12-mo)
20. Stefanidis D, et al. (SAGES) Guidelines for surgical treatment of GERD. Surg Endosc. 2010;24:2647-49.

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